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SWAT Team Involved in Arrest of Akron Man

AKRON (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – A 37 year old Akron man was arrested last night after the SWAT team was called to help get him out of his home.

Police say Lamont Whitehead reportedly threatened two people with a gun during an altercation at the 100 block of Tate Terrace.

Whitehead fled the scene before authorities arrived. He then refused to answer the door when officers asked him to come out of his home.

After entering the building with the assistance of the SWAT team, Whitehead was arrested without incident. Officers say they recovered two loaded handguns from inside his home.


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